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Are there workarounds for SSRS 2008 Reports that have issues in SSRS 2008 R2

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 17, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
We have some SSRS 2008 reports which have a few issues in SSRS 2008 R2: - Page Numbering: Our reports use [PageNumber] of [TotalPages] however, in R2 [Total Pages] only relates to a particular section.  Do we really need to update every single report in design mode to use [OverallTotalPages]?  Is there a workaround? - Report Rendering: Each page of a report is only rendered when each new page of the report is requested.  How do we prevent this is R2? - Missing Data: If we run a report that should have 50 pages of data, not all pages are shown when viewing the report.  For example, only 2 pages might show.  However, if we export to PDF the whole 50 pages are exported.  Does anyone know why this is happening? Looking for patches, workarounds, etc.  Hoping that we don't need to upgrade desktops to R2 and edit hundreds of reports to fix these issues. Thanks, Howie999

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